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Faithful to a person or cause.
A town in Oklahoma.
A city in Wisconsin.
French from Old French leial, loial from Latin lēgālis legal from lēx lēg- law leg- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Old French loial, leial, leal, from Latin lÄ“gālis.
She was brilliant, loyal, and sweet.
Elise had been loyal enough to help her.
He was equally loyal to his son, Philip II.
On the other hand, if Sarah was telling the truth, there was another side to Giddon - a loyal brother.
You defend him because you work for him and you're a loyal employee, but I'll bet you've wondered why he's so unresponsive.
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